A minor earthquake magnitude 3.39 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 16 kilometers (10 miles) from Olancha in CA. Exact location, longitude -117.8655014° West, latitude 36.1845016° North, depth = 1.78 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ci38247706. Id of event: ci38247706. Exact time and date of earthquake 16/11/19 / 2019-11-16 22:11:21 / November 16, 2019 @ 10:11 pm UTC/GMT. The 3.39-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 14:11:21 / 2:11 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 1.78 km (1 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Alta Sierra, Ridgecrest (min 5000 pop). Event epicenter was 65 km (40 miles) from Ridgecrest (c. 27 600 pop), 80 km (50 miles) from Alta Sierra (c. 7 000 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days thirteen and in the last 365 days nine hundred and ninety earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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